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Last updated: 08/06/2016
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Hand Built in the 1960's

3 bedroom, 1 full bathroom cabin, built by our grandfather in the 1960's. This part of the lake does not have houses, you will be surrounded by other hand-built waterfront cabins on either side and only pine trees behind you. It is a beautiful piece of heaven for those who do not wish to stay in a mansion on the lake. The bedrooms have doors, but the walls aren't exactly soundproof. One bedroom has a queen, one has a full, and the bunk room has 2 sets of bunk beds to sleep an additional 4. The bathroom has hot water and a full shower/bath. The dock is relatively new, and has room for 1 boat. The beach is nice enough to lay and play on, but not exactly Caribbean sand. Fire pit by the water's edge with room for the whole family to cook hot dogs and smores, plus a full kitchen to cook the larger meals. There is even a wood-burning stove if you want to get your pioneer on. There is a nice dining table and living room on the lower part of the first floor, each with plenty of room for your party of 8 to sit around and spend time together. You can even sleep more on the sofas or out under the stars if you're feeling really adventurous. Electric heat, full electricity, hot water, full size fridge/freezer, parking for 3 vehicles.

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Property Type

  • Cabin
  • 1600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25...moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Some hazards for children, including rocks, steep and open stairwells, elevated porch with open sides, etc, but we all survived our childhoods!...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    Dogs allowed....moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 8-10

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower, outdoor shower

    There is a tub/shower inside, and an outdoor shower as well....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Can potentially arrange linens if requested. Prefer you to bring your own. We also request you bring your own paper products and garbage bags to remove your garbage, as there is no garbage service to the cabin. No wifi or Internet so bring your own hotspot. Directions and final details will be emailed to you in the days leading up to your rental. No need to check in but call or email with any questions. ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Lots of books, plus a couple complete encyclopedias. ...moreless

  • Television:

    Small 13' tv, but it can be set on the coffee table to watch a movie as a family in case a thunderstorm kicks up....moreless

  • Toys:

    boardgames, card games, brain games....moreless

Theme

  • Away From It All

Attractions

  • Marina
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • Laundromat

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseshoes
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beachfront
  • Lakefront:

    150' waterfront on Priest Lake. Small beach, nice dock, waterfront fire pit....moreless

  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Skiing
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    room for 3 cars, more if needed can be parked above on main road. ...moreless

  • Wood Stove

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Bring your favorite brew, we have filters here. ...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Silverware, spatulas, measuring cups, cheese grater, a few sharp knives (not chef grade!) electric griddle, frying pans, pots, cookie sheet. Calendar, and cutting board just added due to pop. demand!...moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Electric range and wood fired stove/oven combo. Plates, bowls, cups, utensils, and cookware. ...moreless

  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Condiments provided in the fridge. Bring your own water if you're not up for drinking out of the lake or boiling it. Please bring paper products even though we try to keep them stocked. ...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Full size fridge/freezer. ...moreless

  • Stove

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Small deck, full sized dock. End portion of the dock is a floating dock, so make sure those with poor balance have assistance stepping onto it! ...moreless

  • Golf:

    Can boat to golf, by parking boat at Hill's resort and renting golf cart lakeside. ...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Charcoal grill. Bring charcoal and lighter fluid. ...moreless

 

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My Standard Rate
7 night min stay
$180

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning Fee $50
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

No cleaning fee, we will have clean sheets on the beds when you arrive. We do ask that you remove your garbage, and that you bring your own towels. By booking this cabin, you indemnify us, the owners, from liability for any injury incurred on our property. This is a lake cabin with natural and man-made hazards all around. It is child friendly only if children are adequately supervised.


Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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Last updated: 08/06/2016
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Location

90 Miles
Nearest Airport
Spokane International (GEG)
3 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Cavanaugh Bay, Elkins, Hills Resort, Grandview
5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Priest Lake Golf Course
3 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Cavanaugh Bay, Elkins, Hills, Grandview

On the East Shore of Priest Lake, Indian Creek Campground has a small store for the essentials, some more small stores on west side of lake, but most grocery shopping should be done in Newport or Priest River. Lots of beautiful hiking in the area, unlimited boating, and all kinds of watersports. Room for 1 boat on the dock, and boat rentals available on the lake. Lake and river fishing, as well as great wildlife viewing including deer, moose, bald eagles, and the occasional bears. Watch where you're driving!

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1952

About the owner: 3rd Generation Priest Lake dwellers, we grew up running around this cabin and its huge lot from the time we could walk. We are doing everything in our power to keep this cabin in our family for generations to come, and therefore have put a lot of love into it so we can rent it to you!

Why the Owner Chose Coolin, ID, USA:
Our grandfather saw great potential in Priest lake in 1952 and bought this place and undertook a huge project in building a cabin on this land. Built before the roads existed, he floated bundles of lumber across the lake behind a rowboat powered by a 5hp motor. Talk about dedication.

The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
Sun most of the day, shade whenever you want it. Huge lot, lots of parking, 150' of waterfront. Lovely neighbors, privacy, great location close to everything by boat. Rustic but not roughing it.


Contact us

Speaks: english
 

Photos

  • View from the dock

    View from the dock

  • Dining area with a great view of the lake

    Dining area with a great view of the lake

  • Bedroom 1, queen bed, facing lake

    Bedroom 1, queen bed, facing lake

  • Living room

    Living room

  • Our 21' ski boat on the dock.

    Our 21' ski boat on the dock.

  • View from the cabin, notice the beach (water is low, this was taken in winter)

    View from the cabin, notice the beach (water is low, this was taken in winter)

  • Bedroom 2, Full bed, built-in bedside table.

    Bedroom 2, Full bed, built-in bedside table.

  • Room 2 entry/desk/vanity/windows facing water

    Room 2 entry/desk/vanity/windows facing water

  • Outdoor shower with new shower head

    Outdoor shower with new shower head

  • Alternate boat parking. 21' ski boat pictured.

    Alternate boat parking. 21' ski boat pictured.

VRBO #608201

This listing was first published here in 2014.

Date last modified - Monday, August 22, 2016

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